William Kimberley Palmer scrapbook
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Other signatures include those of Katherine Lee Bates, George Washington Cable, Joseph Chamberlain, George M. Cohan, Calvin Coolidge, Frank Damrosch, Mary Mapes Dodge, Edward E. Hale, Benjamin Harrison, John M. Hay, Julia Ward Howe, John J. Ingalls, Tudor Jenks, Robert Underwood Johnson, Douglas MacArthur, William McKinley, Nelson A. Miles, D. L. Moody, J. P. Morgan, John Pershing, William C. Redfield, Whitelaw Reid, Jacob Riis, Theodore Roosevelt, Charles M. Schwab, John Sherman, Charles Dwight Sigsbee, Joshua Slocum, William H. Taft, James Tissot, Lew Wallace, Lilian Whiting, Kate Douglas Wiggin, and many others.
The collection also includes copies of three of Palmer’s poems: “John Harvard” (September 1936), “Immortal Lucretia Mott” (August 1937), and “Youth” (January 1938).
- 1879-1920, 1936-1938
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Information within collection.
Ancestry.com. "William K. Palmer." 1900 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 19, 2019. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "William K. Palmer." Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900. Accessed August 19, 2019. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
FindaGrave.com. "William Kimberley Palmer." Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed August 19, 2019. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/177552024/william-kimberley-palmer.
0.5 Cubic Feet (1 volume)
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